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We’re Here to Help This Festive Season

Season’s greetings from the team at A.E.Southgate Limited to all our customers! When we think of the holiday season, we tend to focus on the many positives and forget about the seemingly endless chores that a host may have to tackle.  Whilst we are known for providing those essential tools that make the holiday season…
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Time for a pre-holiday clean up?

As the last of the fireworks fizzle out, and Halloween becomes a distant memory, our focus begins to drift to the festive period.  However, before we deck the halls and trim the trees, now is a great time to get outside, maybe for the final time until spring comes around! Rake up those fallen leaves…
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Birmingham’s Trade and Wholesale Supplier of Brush Ware and Much More

From decorators’ tools and sundries to janitorial supplies, A.E.Southgate Ltd holds stocks of all types of brush ware and much more besides. Utilising natural or synthetic bristles, and with an assortment of products that will suit both professional tradesman and/or the budget conscious DIY enthusiast, our paint brushes are ideal for all types of decorating….
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Choosing a New Paint Roller

For those businesses whose customers are considering painting larger areas, we thought we would include some pointers to be considered when choosing the right paint roller. Most rollers are made up of two parts, the handle and the sleeve. Handle choice comes down to personal preference between wood or plastic; users can also consider purchasing…
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Trade and Wholesale Decorators Supplies, Birmingham

A.E.Southgate Limited stock a fantastic selection of decorators’ supplies and with over 90 years in the industry, we also offer a first-class service that your business can rely on too. Our equipment is available in both budget and professional ranges to suit all requirements and available for next day delivery on request. We offer every…
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Brush ware, to infinity and beyond!

From basic paint brushes to brooms and infinite variations in between, brush ware can be found in literally every household and business. Whether cleaning, decorating or perhaps even creating masterpieces on canvas or in the kitchen, these items are very much part of our daily lives. As a brush ware wholesaler for over 95 years,…
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Janitorial Equipment Supplier in Birmingham

There are of course services and components that are imperative to all businesses.  Whilst one clear example is I.T., another, maybe less obvious one, is janitorial supplies.  Each is important in their own way to the smooth running of a business be they in situ or a mobile service provider. Though certainly not high-tech, janitorial…
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Commercial Cleaning Supplies, Birmingham

When it comes to janitorial and commercial cleaning supplies, A.E. Southgate has your business covered.  From brush ware such as brooms and scrubbing brushes to ancillary goods like dusters, mops and cloths, we stock a great array of domestic and commercial cleaning supplies. Janitorial Supplies and Domestic Cleaning Equipment In fact, to check out our…
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Are you ready for the long weekend?

The onset of Spring and the flurry of activity often associated with the impending four-day weekend can be great news for some business owners. For many, the long weekend break has always been synonymous with home improvements, and for getting jobs done around the house and garden. In fact, wallpaper and paint have seemingly become…
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Spring cleaning – we have you covered!

When people talk about spring cleaning, they are usually referring to the thorough cleaning of their house and/or business premises. Whether it’s removing everything from cupboards, dusting the darkest recesses and/or finally throwing open the windows and letting the fresh air flow through for the first time since winter took hold, it heralds the onset…
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